It’s that time again. Well, technically it’s past that time, I’ve been crazy busy the last week and haven’t had … More
Question: What do you get if you put a whole load of young adult authors, agents, publishers, books, freebies, goodies, … More
Thinking she’s being exiled to a summer camp for troubled kids Kylie is in for a bit of shock when she realises the most troubling thing about said kids is that they are not human.
Books, flight delays, books, summer sun and more books! Oh and did I mention books?
The astute among you will have no doubt twigged what this post is about. Each month I am going to do a post about the book I enjoyed most from said month. Given that I go through about twenty books a month this isn’t going to be an easy task. In fact I’m going to break the rules from the off set as this April’s ‘Book of the Month’ is a series.
So what if technically I’m an adult? So what if the books are ‘marketed’ at teenagers? When I was ten I was reading books way above my age range. Adults all around the world are obsessed with Harry Potter – a ‘children’s book’. Writing is writing, a story is a story. If you enjoy it, read it.
G.M Barlean’s Thorns of Rosewood was a great book. I enjoyed the story (a two-thorned – get it… thorned – mystery), I adored the characters (four kick-ass old ladies and a reporter desperate for answers) and I loved Barlean’s writing.
I have to admit that despite the fact he is two hundred years old I am falling a little bit in love with Reg…
For those of you who don’t know I’m currently attending art school. For the next two months I am going … More
Last night my self-appointed bed time was sucked into the new book I started at half eleven (never a good idea), chewed up and spat back out. It sat discarded on the floor knowing full well that I wouldn’t be getting to sleep any time soon.